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This well-preserved Greek theater (5th-centry B.C.) is still used for performances of classical works.
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Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great views of the sea and the city. In very good condition. Other very interesting sites included in the ticket. Well worth the visit.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delightful to visit a Greek Theatre looking so amazing. Got there just after the site opened so well before the coach parties and tour groups descended, the best time for me! It feels good knowing that Aeschylus was here before me! I really liked this...More

Thank JGandIG
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dramatic archeological ruins of Greek Theater. Well worth the time and ticket price. Lots of visitors every day. Bring a hat.

Thank Txlyn
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited in the heat of June and it is a magnificent spectacle. As some other reviewers have said we were also disappointed that the original stone seating had been covered with wood apparently for a concert. However, it was still worth the trip. The...More

Thank AABUK
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's worth spending a couple of hours touring this spot and taking it all in. How it would have been like in its day!! Just spectacular. How they built all these always amazes

Thank PHDSydney_Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Greek Theatre, and the nearby Roman Amphitheatre in the same archaeological park, are well worth the visit. Lots of room for the crowd to spread out, and enough to see to make the trip worthwhile. The negative it is that its hard to reach...More

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Staging and acting was superb for two very different greek dramas . Choose the more expensive seats (to get a cushion) and take the front row if you have long legs. The english translation is useful and runs a little behind the actors - an...More

Thank BrisbaneIan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here on hop on bus. Very hot but worth a visit. We didn’t pay extra for audio but perhaps should of done. Roman theatre next to this was better

Thank racbeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have some time and want to learn more about past history, this is really a pa,ce to visit and hang around.

Thank Dominik125
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visually quite spectacular as it is very large, the audioguide will give you a good understanding of how the theatre functioned all those years ago.

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PETD111
15 August 2018|
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Response from Nic C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea. I would imagine they have different public holidays to us so suggest you check the website
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Mike K
7 April 2018|
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Response from A P | Reviewed this property |
No need. Just walk up
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itchyfeetminnie
12 March 2017|
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Response from EricSkopec | Reviewed this property |
If you are an avid walker, it should be possible. Be aware that its generally uphill along busy streets that are less than photogenic. Personally, I think there are better uses for your time. Our hotel was a bit closer, but... More
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